ActionScript based 3D Engine by Robin Kohli

Take a look at Robin Kohli’s 3D engine at his website. You can draw 3d Shapes and save them right there. He has given download for the source as well.

By |June 13th, 2003|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Bringing in Languages to Flash

Embedding fonts in flash removes the hassle of font download and installation on the viewers machine, which is of great use when we publish multilingual content on the web.

What if we can develop an application in flash which enables typing in different languages using phonetic […]

By |April 14th, 2003|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Flash Remoting Using AMF in PHP!

There is an interesting thread in Flash-DB which is discussing the various possibilities of passing data to flash from PHP. The attractive part in that to me is using AMF(Action Message Format – binary format for sending Flash Objects) with PHP.
Musicman has come out with this PHP class which can construct the […]

By |January 22nd, 2003|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Using CF.query with ServerSide ActionScript in JRun

Many of you already aware that CF.query method is available for ServerSide ActionScript only in Coldfusion to query a database. There is no such object available in JRun 4.0.

Tom Muck created an object for JRun 4 ServerSide ActionScript that adds a CF.query() method to SSAS. He has given example of how […]

By |December 20th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

New Public Flash Player is released

After a big round of beta testing public version is now released. Also it is the first Flash 6 Player for Linux with full support for Remoting, Video playback, and Flash Communication server. You can download the updated version here.

[via:Mesh on MX]

By |December 13th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Screenweaver MX Beta 3 is released

The current Flash player is primarily used to display Flash content that was initially created for the web. Screenweaver is an extension to the Flash player that aims at providing Flash developers with a toolset to produce rich media desktop applications. By doing so it enables the developer to apply their existing […]

By |November 28th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Server Side ActionScript in ColdFusion MX vs JRun

Both JRun and ColdFusion MX support Server Side ActionScript, but there is a difference.

In ColdFusion there is an Object called CF with two exposed methods query and http. Using CF.query we can retrieve data from the database by executing SQL query.

There is no such object in JRun. 🙁

I came to know about this […]

By |November 24th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Yet Another Action Script Highlighter

Cyberfunk (Flash-tools) has come out with his own actionscript highlighter in Perl.
He calls it PASH (Perl Action Script Highlighter) and it is also available for download. You can read more on his site.

By |November 20th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Reference XML Viewer Pre Alpha Release!

I can not hold it with in myself any more!!! I’m almost done with the reference viewer. This will be useful for testing your reference documents. This pre alpha version supports “see also” type of cross reference links too 🙂 ( see the stringUtilsRef.xml for example).
Still it is not a complete […]

By |October 30th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments

Flash Remoting with PHP

Nik has come out with a solution for flash remoting with PHP. I haven’t got time to test it.
Check it out your self at his website.

By |October 26th, 2002|Blog, Flash MX, News|0 Comments